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Abyssinian ahmulahs Aliu Amba Amhara ancient Ankobar appears arrival believe bread brought called carried character Christian circumstance cloth considerable considered contained continued cotton course court custom direction dollars effect employed fact feet followed formed four friends Galla give given hand head hill idea immediately inhabitants interesting jars kind King land latter least leaving lived look Mahomedan manner monarch morning mule natural nearly Negoos night observed obtained occasion occupied origin palace party passed piece placed portion possession present produced quantity received remain residence respecting river road roof round Sahale Selassee salt seemed sent servants Shoa Shoans short side similar situation skin slaves sometimes soon stone supposed taken Tinta tion told town traveller tree usual Walderheros whilst whole women
Page 186 - This will be the manner of the king that shall reign over you: He will take your sons, and appoint them for himself, for his chariots, and to be his horsemen; and some shall run before his chariots.
Page 187 - He will take the tenth of your sheep : and ye shall be his servants. And ye shall cry out in that day because of your king which ye shall have chosen you; and the Lord will not hear you in that day.
Page 158 - Thy servants are twelve brethren, the sons of one man in the land of Canaan ; and, behold, the youngest is this day with our father, and one is not.
Page 187 - And he will take your fields, and your vineyards and your oliveyards, even the best of them, and give them to his servants. And he will take the tenth of your seed and of your vineyards, and give to his officers, and to his servants.
Page 435 - Then come the inhabitants, and place one or more parcels of gold upon the wares, and wait outside the enclosure. The owners of the flesh and other goods then examine whether this be equal to the price or not. If so, they take the gold, and the others take the wares ; if not, the latter still add more gold, or take back what they had already put down. The trade is carried on in this manner because the languages are different, and they have no interpreter : it takes about five days to dispose of the...
Page 434 - In the meantime having slain and cut up their oxen, they lay the pieces of flesh, as well as the iron, and salt, upon the thorns. Then come the inhabitants, and place one or more parcels of gold upon the wares, and wait outside the enclosure. The owners of the flesh, and other goods, then examine whether this be equal to the price or not.
Page 157 - And Joseph placed his father and his brethren, and gave them a possession in the land of Egypt, in the best of the land, in the land of Rameses, as Pharaoh had commanded. 12 And Joseph nourished his father, and his brethren, and all his father's household, with bread, according to their families.